The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 80 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 24 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.17% 2.03% 3.49%
As % of the System Software category 11.82% 17.12% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 30
Average salary £34,000 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,250 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-0.60% -4.06%
vSphere
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
203 111 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.35% 11.88% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 146 89 104
Average salary £33,750 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Gloucestershire region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

vSphere
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +9 7 £35,250 -23.36%
Gloucester -2 7 £34,000 -45.60% 1
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 30 (85.71%) VMware
2 28 (80.00%) Windows
3 22 (62.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
5 18 (51.43%) SQL
6 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
6 17 (48.57%) Citrix
7 16 (45.71%) MS Exchange
7 16 (45.71%) Linux
7 16 (45.71%) XenApp
8 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (42.86%) SCCM
9 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (34.29%) SAN
10 12 (34.29%) Cisco
10 12 (34.29%) Clustering
11 11 (31.43%) ITIL
12 10 (28.57%) IIS
12 10 (28.57%) Service Management
12 10 (28.57%) VMware ESX
12 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (25.71%) DV Cleared
13 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
13 9 (25.71%) Firewall
13 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (25.71%) Symantec
13 9 (25.71%) Configuration Management
13 9 (25.71%) MS Office
13 9 (25.71%) C

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (45.71%) MS Exchange
2 10 (28.57%) IIS
2 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (14.29%) Lync
5 4 (11.43%) Apache
5 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
5 4 (11.43%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) SAN
2 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
2 9 (25.71%) Firewall
3 8 (22.86%) VLAN
4 7 (20.00%) WAN
5 5 (14.29%) VPN
5 5 (14.29%) Internet
5 5 (14.29%) Wireless
5 5 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 5 (14.29%) NAS
5 5 (14.29%) NetScaler
6 4 (11.43%) DNS
6 4 (11.43%) SMTP
6 4 (11.43%) SNMP
7 3 (8.57%) MPLS
8 2 (5.71%) LAN
9 1 (2.86%) DHCP
9 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (2.86%) BIG-IP
9 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (8.57%) MySQL
General
1 8 (22.86%) Military
2 2 (5.71%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Support Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (22.86%) Platform Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Support Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Server Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Support Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) IT Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Clustering
2 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
3 5 (14.29%) PDA
4 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (80.00%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Linux
3 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.43%) CentOS
7 1 (2.86%) UNIX
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 10 (28.57%) Service Management
3 9 (25.71%) Configuration Management
4 8 (22.86%) Project Management
4 8 (22.86%) Scrum
4 8 (22.86%) Information Security
4 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.86%) Document Management
4 8 (22.86%) Time Management
4 8 (22.86%) DevOps
5 5 (14.29%) Change Management
5 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 4 (11.43%) Change Control
6 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
7 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.86%) Straight-Through Processing
8 1 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) C
3 4 (11.43%) PHP
4 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (25.71%) DV Cleared
1 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (22.86%) MCSE
3 6 (17.14%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (14.29%) CCA
5 4 (11.43%) MCSA
5 4 (11.43%) MCITP
6 3 (8.57%) CCNA
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.86%) MCP
7 1 (2.86%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (62.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (45.71%) XenApp
3 10 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
5 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
6 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (11.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (42.86%) SCCM
2 8 (22.86%) Backup Exec
3 7 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (14.29%) SCOM
4 5 (14.29%) SCVMM
4 5 (14.29%) vMotion
5 2 (5.71%) NetBackup
5 2 (5.71%) WSUS
6 1 (2.86%) Zenoss
6 1 (2.86%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.86%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 30 (85.71%) VMware
2 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
3 17 (48.57%) Citrix
4 12 (34.29%) Cisco
5 9 (25.71%) Symantec
6 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 5 (14.29%) Veeam
6 5 (14.29%) Websense
7 2 (5.71%) Sophos
7 2 (5.71%) NetApp
7 2 (5.71%) HP
8 1 (2.86%) McAfee
8 1 (2.86%) F5
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago